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Kaminsky

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Leon Schreursvest 1, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
016 290126
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10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

Nice, pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff, good food, reasonable prices. Good music. Well located. I would totally recommend it.

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Thank Denisa D
Bucharest, Romania
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

A bit pricey but the food is great. I had an amazing soup-creme and cider, they also serve pasta an burgers for gourmets. You can eat inside or on the terrace and staff is very friendly.

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Thank Ioana Teodora R
Rheinfelden, Aargau, Switzerland
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146 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

I have been passing this restaurant many times without going inside - it just does not look that attractive but it is always busy. So finally I tried it. It it was good I did! A very friendly and quick service was compensating for this restaurant being indeed more a kind of "student pub" - you won't bring your customers... More 

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Thank GerhardCH
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Nice cafe, food place with lots of yummy comfort food dishes on the menu.A bit hipster. Excellent terrace.

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Thank Pascal Cools
Leuven, Belgium
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I know and then visit and it is a fantastic place to meet with friends, for sure when the terrace is opened. Good offer of beers and snacks. But it is the atmosphere and the service which make the difference. Biggest problem can be to find a place. Recommended

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Thank Geert_Markey
Belgium
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

Very good food that's reasonably priced with many vegetarian options. The staff is very kind and service is quick. The menu changes every now and so there's always something new. The atmosphere is very cosy and there's a large terrace to enjoy your food outside. The owners are young people from Leuven and are very friendly, it's nice to support... More 

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Maryland
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I have eaten at Kaminsky several times over my visits to the Leuven area. Kaminsky's has a decent selection of options. My food, while not fancy, was presented well and was quite enjoyable. Each time I have been here I have eaten outside. It was very pleasant and I highly recommend it when the weather allows. Service was adequate and... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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86 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We visited Kaminsky for the second time in a year, and were not disappointed. Their garden is excellent for an afternoon drink on a summer(-ish) day. The food they serve is very basic, but both times we were surprised by the quality and freshness of the homemade style dishes. They always have ten dishes to choose from and the cuisines... More 

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Brookings, South Dakota
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Relaxed atmosphere, reasonably priced food, and great service! We liked the place so much, we ate there twice while in Leuven.

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Thank MNgirl73
Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Have eaten three times now in this busy café and three times the food was absolutely terrible. I suspect the people that liked the food have some sentimental relation to this place. Our dishes were dismal. Pasta scampi was a bowl of sticky tagliatelli with a few scampis on top and some nuts, the vegetarian lasagna turned nasty overnight, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leon Schreursvest 1, Heverlee, Leuven 3001, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Flanders  >  Flemish Brabant Province  >  Leuven  >  Heverlee
  • Phone Number: 016 290126

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?